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A tribute to our fearless armed forces

By Mohammad Ihsan KABUL: The Taliban alongside hundreds of foreign terrorists set attacks on Lashkargah, the capital city of southern Helmand province but our brave security forces defeated the militants and based on media reports tens of Taliban, including their governor, top commanders and foreign terrorists were killed and many …

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Afghanistan war is a tussle for power, say scholars

Religious clerics condemned the ongoing war as a mere struggle for power which is perpetuating at a frighteningly high human cost. They called warring factions to stop massacring people and bring peace AT News KABUL: Afghanistan’s prominent religious scholars have issued fatwa against the ongoing war in Afghanistan and urged …

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Karzai denounces terrorist attack in Kabul

AT News KABUL: Former President, Hamid Karzai, strongly condemned a “terrorist attack” that targeted the Kawsar-e-Danesh educational center in Kabul in which tens of young students were martyred and injured. At least 24 people were killed and 57 more wounded in the suicide attack in Dasht-e-Barchi neighborhood in Police District …

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Hekmatyar urges interim government as way forward

AT News KABUL: The leader of Hezb-e-Islami, Gulbuddin Hekmatyar said that the Taliban refuse to accept the incumbent government and that the only resolving option to ongoing conflict is to form an interim government. Briefing newsmen in Kabul on his visit to Pakistan, Hekmatyar said that peace would be ensured …

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Hekmatyar faces backlash after rejecting involvement of Pakistanis in Helmand conflict

AT News KABUL: Ministry of Interior has heaped scorns on Hezb-e-Islami leader, Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, for rejecting reports that Pakistani nationals were involved in the large-scale militant onslaught against security forces in southern Helmand province. Hekmatyar recently brushed off the government claim that 40 Pakistani terrorists were among the militants killed …

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Afghanistan records 65 new COVID-19 cases

AT News KABUL: Afghanistan has recorded 65 new positive cases of Coronavirus in the past 24 hours, bringing the total tally to 40,833 cases throughout the country, the Ministry of Public Health said Sunday. These cases come positive out of 444 suspected samples – 19 positive cases were recorded in …

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Kabul bombing that killed 24 draws ire

AT News KABUL: A terror bombing near a private education center in Kabul which killed 24 and wounded 57 on Saturday morning has drawn domestic and global condemnations. A suicide attacker on foot wanted for force his way into Kawsar learning center in Dasht-e-Barchi neighborhood of Kabul city on Saturday …

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Militants killed 51 civilians last week

AT News KABUL: The ministry of interior said Saturday 51 civilians were killed and another 137 received injuries in different Taliban onslaughts in the past one week. Spokesman for the ministry, Tariq Aryan said that the militants staged 356 offensive attacks and carried out two suicide bombings and 52 landmine …

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